The Resource How we disappeared : a novel, Jing-Jing Lee

How we disappeared : a novel, Jing-Jing Lee

Label
How we disappeared : a novel
Title
How we disappeared
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jing-Jing Lee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Singapore, 1942. As Japanese troops sweep down Malaysia and into Singapore, a village is ransacked, leaving only two survivors and one tiny child. In a neighboring village, seventeen-year-old Wang Di is strapped into the back of a troop carrier and shipped off to a Japanese military brothel where she is forced into sexual slavery as a 'comfort woman.' After sixty years of silence, what she saw and experienced still haunts her. In the year 2000, twelve-year-old Kevin is sitting beside his ailing grandmother when he overhears a mumbled confession. He sets out to discover the truth, wherever it might lead, setting in motion a chain of events he never could have foreseen. Weaving together two time lines and two very big secrets, this stunning debut opens a window on a little-known period of history, revealing the strength and bravery shown by numerous women in the face of terrible cruelty. Drawing in part on her family's experiences, Jing-Jing Lee has crafted a profoundly moving, unforgettable novel about human resilience, the bonds of family and the courage it takes to confront the past." -- Amazon
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1985-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Jing-Jing
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9570.S53
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Singapore
  • Singapore
Label
How we disappeared : a novel, Jing-Jing Lee
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1098173385
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781488051302
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A8263EE5-CBCE-44D6-B550-511574109923
Label
How we disappeared : a novel, Jing-Jing Lee
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1098173385
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781488051302
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A8263EE5-CBCE-44D6-B550-511574109923

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